Shining Star School

     Tel: (713)960-8109
        
   
Grades: PK - K | 8 students
Shining Star School offers in Central Houston a Mixed Age Waldorf Kindergarten for children 3 1/2 to 6 years old.
In addition, we have plans for Parent-Child Classes for children 18 months to 3 years old, a pre-K Program for children 2 1/2 to 4 years old, and are exploring the possibility of starting a Waldorf grades program.
We at Shining Star strive to offer a balanced education for the "whole child", one which awakens the mind, enlivens the heart and engages the hands.

School Overview

School Type Waldorf School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 8 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 37%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $555
Tuition Notes per month
Admissions Director Dorothy Ogle

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is School Of The Woods (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is School Of The Woods (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is School Of The Woods (0.3 miles away)
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